February 24 - Effective March 1, 2015, Blue Water Shipping is opening a new office in the Portuguese capital Lisbon.

Helio Esteves, who has 15 years of experience in the region's transport and logistics industry, has been appointed country manager for Blue Water's operations in Portugal. He will run the office along with seven other employees.

The office will focus primarily on general cargo and solutions for the oil and gas sector, said Blue Water.